Winged Tales of the North – Foundry Lane / Exhausted Angel

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Work by acclaimed children’s writer David Almond comes to life in a breathtakingly beautiful street art trail through Newcastle’s cultural quarter.

Exhausted Angel. Artwork by Kate Drummond with spray painted detail by and bird boxes built by children at a free Seven Stories workshop. A brilliantly blue artwork visible from the village green, featuring the ‘Ouseburn Alphabet’ – made of new and old letters discovered in the valley.  Can you find the pigeon crees?

Follow this playful and imaginative street art trail inspired by new flash fiction by David Almond – one of the North’s best-loved writers.

As you’re led through the creative community of the Ouseburn Valley, you’ll discover a series of intriguing works showcasing the talent of artists, designers and makers from across the area.

Admire stunning murals, marvel at new temporary sculptures and engage with artworks that spark curiosity and invite exploration.

This visual and literary treat for the whole family is presented by Seven Stories and curated by artist Kate Drummond.

Download a map of the trail or pick one up from Seven Stories during opening hours.

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Venue: Ouseburn Valley – Winged Tales 3

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Accessibility Information

  • There are disabled parking spaces in the Arches car park, outside Ouseburn Farm and on Foundry Lane.
  • Accessible toilets are available at Ouseburn Farm.